Knowledge and Insights: News and Press Releases

Forbes – Ken Kamen Remembers Financial Wisdom of Yogi Berra

The great Yogi Berra was probably one of the most quoted individuals of our time. His blend of wit and common sense turned out to be applicable to so many situations–including, it turns out, the world of finance. As a financial advisor, I often used ‘Yogi-isms’ to help articulate important financial concepts to clients. 1.…

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Mercadien’s Frank Pina Receives Young Leaders Award from the PICPA

The Mercadien Group is pleased to announce that Frank A. Pina, CPA, CGMA, CFF, CFE, managing director of The Mercadien Group, principal in Mercadien, P.C., Certified Public Accountants, and co-leader of the Forensic and Litigation Support Services Group, was selected to receive the annual Young Leaders Award from the Pennsylvania Institute of Certified Public Accountants (PICPA), which…

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NJ.com – Princeton’s Mercadien Group Announces Promotions

PRINCETON — Conrad L. Druker, CPA and Managing Director of The Mercadien Group, is pleased to announce that Bryan E. Screws, CPA, MBA, CGMA, PMP, and Lovepreet Buttar, CPA, MBA, CGMA, have been promoted from supervisors to managers in the accounting firm. Screws is a member of Mercadien’s Government and Compliance Services Group, where he…

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Mercadien Announces Two Promotions to Manager

Conrad L. Druker, CPA and Managing Director of The Mercadien Group, is pleased to announce that Mr. Bryan E. Screws, CPA, MBA, CGMA, PMP, and Ms. Lovepreet Buttar, CPA, MBA, CGMA, have been promoted from supervisors to managers in the accounting firm. Mr. Screws is a member of Mercadien’s Government and Compliance Services Group, where…

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Frank Pina Receives Young Leaders Award from the PICPA

With the Young Leaders Awards, PICPA annually recognizes members under the age of 40 who demonstrate a commitment to the accounting profession through active PICPA or community volunteer activities. Keep your eye on this group, they are the future of the accounting profession and the PICPA. In addition to climbing the ranks quickly at their…

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Ken Kamen Discusses Fed with Reuters Business

Mercadien Asset Management President Ken Kamen talks with Bobbi Rebell about the Fed’s lack of action, why he thinks it is time to raise rates, and why they won’t in September. View video.

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Mercadien Hosts Seminar for Bank Executives on New CFPB Loan Regulations

More than 40 chief executive, audit, compliance and financial officers from commercial and community banks in New Jersey, Pennsylvania and New York attended The Mercadien Group’s seminar, “Are You Ready for TRID?,” at its offices on July 21, 2015.  TRID is an acronym for new TILA-RESPA Integrated Disclosure regulations promulgated by the Consumer Financial Protection…

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Sherise Ritter article on nonprofit mergers featured in NJAMHAA News

Congratulations to the recipients of NJAMHAA’s Courage & Compassion Awards, which were presented during the Annual Conference, Inspiring Progress, Seizing Opportunities on April 15, 2015. “Those we honored epitomize the theme of the conference by offering us inspiration and serving as role models for seizing opportunities,” said NJAMHAA CEO Debra Wentz, PhD. “Frontline providers, leaders and entire organizations throughout…

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Warren Broudy Featured in Press of Atlantic City article on Atlantic County Audit

An auditor has given Atlantic County the highest opinion possible for its 2014 audit, with no recommendations for improvement, said County Treasurer Bonnie Lindaw. “It’s the best we can get,” Lindaw said. She said it is the 16th straight audit with no findings of errors or compliance issues, from four different firms. Auditor Warren A.…

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High Point University Profiles 2015 Graduate Madison Fedor

With another successful commencement behind us, recent High Point University graduates are preparing to commence prestigious career paths around the world at Fortune 500 companies, international service programs, public school systems, top-tier law, medical and graduate school programs, and many other esteemed organizations thanks to their journey at HPU. Here’s a glimpse of one extraordinary…

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